Tuesday, January 20, 2009

The Environment and Public Policy

This website discusses several options the government has regarding environmental issues:
  • curbing pollution through sensible regulations
  • putting environmental protection in perspective
  • preventing further environmental destruction.
According to the chart below, in 2007, the government only spent approximately 1.2% on natural resources and the environment.

Is the government spending a fair amount on the environment or is the environment being neglected?


  1. What do you consider adaquate funding for the environment?

  2. Good information. You should state what you believe are the answers to those questions. Also, double check your post and fix the picture size if it doesn't fit properly.